Walk to the hum of local traffic and curious tourists in Old Quarter, the business district and downtown hub of Hanoi that dates back to the 13th century. Bearing the names of the businesses that once stood there, the quarter's narrow streets teem with cafes, bars, temples, shops, teahouses, and stalls selling French and Vietnamese foods. Watch a water puppet show, plant yourself at a sidewalk cafe to drink a local beer, or bargain with a smile at shops and street food stalls. Plan to see Old Quarter and other attractions that appeal to you using our Hanoi trip planner.
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I live in a hot area all year round so when I go to Hanoi in October, I am really impressed with all the food and drinks for the cold season here as well as the atmosphere of Hanoi Old Quarter. Since.... more »
Old quarter is the area every tourist must stay, every tourist attraction, food alleys, currency exchange are within walking distance, take the airport shuttle bus from Hanoi Airport, get down at... more »
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